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, 63% has already voted. in florida 53%. iowa 44%. and ohio 31%. john dickerson and i were talking about this earlier today. we could have most of the results already by the people that have come out early and that's why the campaigns spent so much time on getting out the vote early, this ground game on these early votes. >> pelley: we'll come back to you early and often. john dickerson is our cbs news political director. john is going to be showing us the various ways that the candidates can get to the 270 electoral votes necessary to twin presidency. john? >> well, first, scott, let's follow up on what bob was saying. we're going to dispatch with 41 of the states, the majority of the country cbs estimates based on the polling that those states are either going to go to barack obama or to mitt romney. that gives barack obama a start where he's likely to get 237 electoral votes, mitt romney is likely to get 191 electoral votes. so here we are at the beginning of the evening, nothing has been called, it's all possibility. so what is the easiest past for each candidate to get to that
their final efforts. >> on sunday president obama campaigned in concord, new hampshire, hollywood, florida, cincinnati, ohio, and aurora, colorado. he begins this morning with a rally in madison, wisconsin. nancy cordes is there covering the obama campaign. nancy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the president is due to address this crowd in about an hour and a half. he spends this final day of the campaign in three key midwestern states. here in wisconsin, then in ohio, and iowa. if he sweeps all three of those states tomorrow, his victory is almost assured and campaign officials say they feel very good about their chances. >> hello, florida! hello, virginia! hello, ohio! >> reporter: crisscrossing the country in this final lap, the president told crowds of 10,000 and 20,000 that he is the same bipartisan hopeful truth teller they elected four years ago. >> you know what i believe. you know where i stand. you know i tell the truth. ♪ you make me >> reporter: in the closing days this campaign has taken on the era of a traveling concert. over the weekend katy perry, dave matthews
gamble. and we asked anna werner to look into that. >> reporter: florida sold 20,000 powerball tickets a minute today. >> i'm going to pay for hers, but lisa metzler didn't buy one. it's been a tough road for you, hasn't it? >> oh, yeah. >> reporter: the letter carrier is fighting an addiction to gambling that cost her $70,000, as much as $10,000 on scratch- off lottery tickets. what did gambling do to your life? >> gambling flipped my life upside down. i shut out my family. i shut out my friends. it was all i wanted to do. >> reporter: you were hooked. >> i was hooked from day one. >> and they meet wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. >> reporter: metzler got help after she called this hot line run by the florida council of compulsive gambling, but last year, florida cut its budget by $1.5 million while spending $30 tellion on lottery advertising. pat fowler heads the council. >> a lot of the funding that our organization received was utilized for marketing and outreach because we know that's how we get help to the people who need it. >> reporter: six states have cut help for compulsive gamblers a
, 16, 22, 23, 29 and the powerball, 6. anna werner is at powerball headquarters in tallahassee, florida, where those numbers were drawn last night. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, norah and charlie. one of those two winning tickets was sold in the kansas city, missouri area. the winner has yet to come forward. they have plenty of time to do so. 180 days, in fact. there are now two winning unidens for two unknown buyers. >> i hope you got those tickets. tickets.. it tookook at tonight's numbers. >> in the end it took less than a minute to make lucky ticket alders millionaires. >> it is the number 6. >> repornight the jackpot had town to more than $587 million. >> when it's this high, you would be crazy not to. you've got to play. >> that's the winner. wi $20 on the line. all in his powerball in history ntryplayers across the country dreaming big. >> i would probably buy a host of ferraris. more thanans purchased more than 280 million powerball tickets drathe drawing with 130,000 utekets sold every minute on alone. ew york led the way in sales, followed by florida and t
va who cass, tampa, florida. >> the host of feherty on the golf channel, david feherty. >> good morning, charlie and gayle. >> gayle is in south africa, but norah is here. >> good morning to her any way. >> another irish woman here to say hello, david. >> what do you think of this ruling, do you agree with it? >> you know -- first of all, it's not a ruling. it's a declaration of possible intent or probable cause -- i don't know what it is. but it's like listening to the fleas argue about who owns the dog. charlie, it's -- this is about the least important golfers on the planet, the likes of phil mickelson and tiger woods and adam scott and whatever -- half the players using the long putter at the min rut so young that they might actually grow into it. it could be a short putter, but the time they get tall enough. we're lucky to live in a country i think where this is considered important. but these are -- >> i love talking to you about this david, you put it in right perspective for me. you help me understand -- >> you're the important golfer, charlie, because you're really bad
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